47085-001: Road Maintenance Project

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Description

The Lao PDR Road Maintenance Project seeks to cultivate sustainable and efficient road asset management practices by strengthening governance and capacity in planning, financing, and implementing routine and periodic road maintenance in selected provinces. In close alignment with the Government of Lao PDR' s decentralization policy, the project will (i) strengthen institutional capacity of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) and the provincial Departments of Public Works and ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 47085-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8492
Approval Date 24 Oct 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
Kang Hang Leung
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SERD

Last PDS Update
11 Sep 2014

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